Ahmed has previously worked at the Attorney General’s Chambers in Kenya as a State Counsel. At the Attorney General’s Chambers, Ahmed worked as a Commercial Lawyer and was regularly involved in negotiation, providing advisory services and drafting various commercial/financing agreements on behalf of the Government of Kenya. Ahmed also worked as a Personal Legal Assistant to the Solicitor General where he was exposed to the running of functions of Government enabling him to build a formidable network of key players within the Government of Kenya.
Ahmed has also attended a course on negotiation skills which he utilizes in the course of his practice. He has also attended various short courses on oil and gas law, contract drafting and public-private partnerships (PPPs).